English Model, Photographer
Patricia Anne Boyd is an English model and photographer. She was one of the leading international models during the 1960s and, with Jean Shrimpton, epitomized the British female "look" of the era. Boyd married George Harrison in 1966 and experienced the height of the Beatles' popularity, as well as sharing in their embrace of Indian spirituality. She divorced Harrison in 1977. She later married Harrison's friend Eric Clapton in 1979 and they divorced in 1989. Boyd inspired Harrison's songs such as "If I Needed Someone", "Something" and "For You Blue" and Clapton's "Layla" and "Wonderful Tonight".